Dance Quotes & Sayings - Page 4
Dance is a little insanity that does us all a lot of good.
Musicality is when the dancers’ movements appear to create the music -and not the other way around.
In a dancer, there is a reverence for such forgotten things as the miracle of the small beautiful bones and their delicate strength.
They who love dancing too much seem to have more brains in their feet than in their head.
Ballet technique is arbitrary and very difficult. It never becomes easy–it becomes possible. The effort involved in making a dancer’s body is so long and relentless, in many instances painful, the effort to maintain the technique so grueling that unless a certain satisfaction is derived from the disciplining and the punishing, the pace could not be maintained.
Agnes de Mille
Dance from your heart and love your music, and the audience will love you in return.
Dance isn’t something that can be explained in words. It has to be danced.
Through dancing many maidens have been unmaidened, whereby I may say it is the storehouse and nursery of bastardy.
If to dance is to dream, then you make dreams come true.
You haven’t got anything to dance about until you’re over thirty-five anyway.
Light quirks of music, broken and uneven,
Make the soul dance upon a jig to Heav’n.
There are three steps you have to complete to become a professional dancer: learn to dance, learn to perform, and learn how to cope with injuries.
Dance till the stars come down from the rafters
Dance, Dance, Dance till you drop.
Safety pins are a belly dancers best friend.
Everything in the universe has rhythm. Everything dances.
While I dance I cannot judge, I cannot hate, I cannot separate myself from life. I can only be joyful and whole. That is why I dance.
Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.
Thousands of emotions well up inside me through out the day. They are released when I dance.
Next time you’re mad, try dancing out your anger.
We ought to dance with rapture that we might be alive… and part of the living, incarnate cosmos.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who can’t hear the music.
Dancing is wonderful training for girls, it’s the first way you learn to guess what a man is going to do before he does it.
It is of course possible to dance a prayer.
Glade Byron Addams
And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair…
Susan Polis Shutz
Stifling an urge to dance is bad for your health – it rusts your spirit and your hips.
Dance as though no one is watching you. Love as though you have never been hurt before. Sing as though no one can hear you. Live as though heaven is on earth.
Dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education; dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with the pen?
Remember, Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did, but backwards and in high heels.
To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful. This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking.
Agnes De Mille